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Smidler Assumes Presidency at Kaman Industrial Technologies

September 7, 2010

BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut (September 1, 2010) - (NASDAQ-GS:KAMN) Kaman Corporation announced today that Steven J. Smidler has assumed the role of President of its subsidiary, Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation (KIT). Smidler succeeds T. Jack Cahill, who retired yesterday, and he reports to Neal J. Keating... Read More

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REACH Expert Mark Blainey Joins Atrion International

September 7, 2010

Addition of REACH Authority Fortifies Atrion's Regulatory Expertise MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA, August 31, 2010 -- Atrion International (http://www.atrionintl.com/) announced today the appointment of REACH authority Mark Blainey to the position of Senior Regulatory Analyst. In this role Blainey will join Atrion's... Read More

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The Cable Connection Appoints New C.E.O.

September 7, 2010

Louis "Lou" Marino has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of The Cable Connection, Carson City, Nevada manufacturers of wire rope assemblies and the Ultra-tecĀ® cable railing system.. Marino joins The Cable Connection after serving 5 years as Chief Operating Officer of the largest supplier of ornamental steel... Read More

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Ted Whittaker, Co-Founder of Broadcast Pix and Echolab, Passed Away

September 7, 2010

Billerica, Massachusetts (September 3, 2010) Broadcast Pix(TM) announced today that Ted Whittaker, 80, a co-founder of the company, recently died suddenly. He spent more than 50 years in the television industry, where he also co-founded switcher producer Echolab. Whittaker served in the U.S Army in radio... Read More

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FTI Consulting Launches Electricity Consulting Group

September 3, 2010

Jim Drzemiecki and Tanya Bodell to lead FTI advisory services focused on the electric power sector WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Aug. 30 - FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that Jim Drzemiecki... Read More

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DYMAX President Appointed to Manufacturing Council

September 3, 2010

Greg Bachmann, president of Torrington, CT-based DYMAX Corporation, is among 24 manufacturing leaders appointed to the 2010 Manufacturing Council by U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke. The Council advises the Secretary on matters relating to the competitiveness of the manufacturing sector, and government policies... Read More

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Barton Appoints Joe Morris Northeast Regional Sales Manager

September 3, 2010

Glens Falls, NY - Barton Mines Company, the leading supplier of garnet abrasives for waterjet cutting and blast media announced the appointment of Joe Morris as Northeast Regional Sales Manager. Morris replaces Chris Waters, who has been promoted to Manager of Customer Services. Morris has been with Barton since... Read More

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Sherex Fastening Solutions, LLC Names Cullen Engle as the New Director of Business Development

September 3, 2010

Tonawanda, NY - August 30, 2010: Sherex Fastening Solutions, an industry leader in the manufacturing and distribution of blind rivet nuts, announced today that Cullen Engle is the new Director of Business Development. Cullen R. Engle joins Sherex Fastening Solutions from a strategic partner, MDS Fastening... Read More

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A Commitment to Lift Truck Service

September 3, 2010

MHEDA profiles Chad Hines, a budding powerhouse in the industrial truck industry. Dewitt, NY - The Third Quarter 2010 issue of The MHEDA Journal (http://www.TheMhedaJournal.org), the leading online magazine for the forklift, conveyor, storage & handling, and general material handling equipment industries... Read More

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AMAG Technology Hires Caroline O'Driscoll as Graphic Designer

September 2, 2010

Torrance, CA, August 30, 2010 - AMAG Technology, a security management and digital video solution provider, announces the hiring of Caroline O'Driscoll as its new graphic designer. In this new position, Caroline is responsible for managing all aspects of graphic design including internal and external communications... Read More

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Leviton Appoints Carrella Director of Technology for Distribution Marketing and Sales

September 2, 2010

Position focuses on use of technology to support customer needs Melville, New York, August 30, 2010- Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Carrella to the position of Director of Technology for Distribution Marketing and Sales. In his new role, Carrella will lead the implementation of... Read More

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Weinberg Named Southwest Regional Sales Manager for Leviton's Lighting Management Systems

September 2, 2010

Melville, New York, August 31, 2010 - Leviton is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeffrey Weinberg to the position of Southwest Regional Sales Manager for the company's Lighting Management Systems. In his new post, Weinberg will lead the expansion of the company's full line of energy management systems... Read More

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People on the Move

September 1, 2010

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA), an organizational member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards... Read More

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People on the Move

September 1, 2010

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. ANSI organizational member and accredited standards developer the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) has announced the appointment of... Read More

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Tarak Mehta to Join Executive Committee as Head of ABB's Low Voltage Products

September 1, 2010

Mehta to replace Tom Sjokvist, who retires in September after 38 years with the company Zurich, Switzerland, Aug. 27, 2010 - Tarak Mehta, the global head of ABB's Transformers business, has been appointed to ABB's Executive Committee as head of the Low Voltage Products division as of Oct. 1, 2010. He replaces Tom... Read More

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Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions Names Eric Pfeiffer Director of Sales and Marketing

August 31, 2010

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA (August 27, 2010) - Eric Pfeiffer of Westminster, MA has been named director of sales and marketing for Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions, a Hyde Group company based in Southbridge. Pfeiffer, who joined the company as director of marketing in April 2009, will use his demonstrated expertise in... Read More

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Advanced Systems Integration (ASi) Expands Operations with Addition of Microsoft Dynamics AX Developer

August 30, 2010

Marco Carvalho Joins ASi as Senior Developer for Microsoft Dynamics AX LAKE FOREST, CA - August 25, 2010 - Advanced Systems Integration (ASi) a Microsoft Dynamics AX Gold Certified Business Solutions and Learning Solutions Partner is pleased to announce the addition of Certified Microsoft Dynamics AX Professional... Read More

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Jergens, Inc. Names Paul S. Kieta National Sales Manager, Workholding Solutions Group

August 30, 2010

Cleveland, OH - August 25, 2010 -Jergens, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul S. Kieta as National Sales Manager for its Workholding Solutions Group. In his new role, Mr. Kieta will be responsible for sales activities and development of new opportunities for the company's line of workholding products... Read More

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Bry-Air Welcomes Vice President Regional Sales, Midwest

August 27, 2010

Sunbury, Ohio - August 2010, Bry-Air, Inc. announces the addition of Michael (Mike) Knott to the position of Vice President Regional Sales, Midwest, for the Company. Mike joins us from Munters where he served in a similar role. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in many of the markets that we... Read More

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Distinguished Educator and Businessman John Schaefer Elected to Edmund Optics® Board of Directors

August 27, 2010

August 24, 2010, Barrington, NJ. - Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, today announced the election of John P. Schaefer, PhD, to its board of directors. Dr. Schaefer has had a long and distinguished career as a teacher, academic leader, corporate executive, and photographer. He currently... Read More